|The Farming industry in Britain
and the apple industry in particular has taken a real battering in the
last twenty years. Various events have connived to wreak the havoc
including the growth of imports from 3rd world countries, the growth of
supermarkets, the adoption of the Common Agricultural Policy and the ever
increasing burden of regulation on small businesses. All have had their
effects. This section of the site has articles about the state of the
apple industry, how we got here and how we can get out.
There is also an article of the rise of Organic food. We explain why we are not organic and why we believe that such an approach is not the way forward. Prepare to have your illusions about organic food dashed.
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